March 14, 2007

Deutsche Asset Management announces West Coast Consultant Relations

Deutsche Bank’s Asset Management division (DeAM) today announced that Robert Strachan has joined the firm as a Director responsible for West Coast Consultant Relations. Strachan reports to Susan Small, a Managing Director and Global Head of Consultant Relations at DeAM. He is based in San Francisco.

“Bob’s background in consulting and institutional asset management make him well-suited to build on the momentum we have achieved with the institutional consultant community,” said Small. “His appointment will strengthen our presence with investment consultants on the West Coast and nation-wide.”

Strachan has nearly 20 years of financial services experience and joined DeAM from Invesco where he was Director of Marketing. Prior to Invesco he was a Senior Vice President, Consultant Relations at Fidelity Investments and a Senior Research Analyst and Frank Russell Company .

He earned an MBA from Pacific Lutheran University and a BA from Washington State University.

For further information, please call:

Mayura Hooper
+1 (212) 250-5536
Media Relations, Deutsche Bank

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